Virginia’s Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.6%

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Virginia’s unemployment rate held steady in December, as both the labor force grew and employment levels increased.  The Commonwealth’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged at 2.6 percent in December, which is 0.2 percentage point below the rate from a year ago. The labor force expanded for the eighteenth

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Northam Announces Virginia’s Unemployment Continues at 2.6%

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Virginia’s record low unemployment held steady and employment levels continued to rise in November.  Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate continued at 2.6 percent in November, which is 0.2 percentage point below the rate from a year ago. According to household survey data in November, the labor force expanded for

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Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Schedules Information Sessions on Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

Jump start the new year with career support at the Loudoun Workforce Resource Center. The center administers the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program in Loudoun County with services provided by trained employment counselors, including career exploration and guidance, connections with employers and the potential for credentialed training. The WIOA program can help: 

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County Parks and Recreation Holds Job Fairs Dec 18 & Jan 7

The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) will hold job fairs December 18, 2019 and January 7, 2020. Job interviews will be conducted on site. The department is hiring full-time, part-time and seasonal positions in several areas, including child care, summer camp, class instruction, maintenance, aquatics, after-school care, facility supervision, adaptive

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Northam Announces Commonwealth’s Unemployment Rate Declines to 2.6%

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced more people are working in Virginia than ever before, as employment levels rose and unemployment dropped in October. Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased 0.1 percentage point in October to 2.6 percent, which is 0.2 percentage point below the rate from a year ago. In October, the labor force expanded

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